Receiver Transmitter Advice for Newbie

Cant get your radio to work? General Hardware issues?
Post Reply
dabineri
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:27 am
Country: -

Receiver Transmitter Advice for Newbie

Post by dabineri » Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:49 am

I have questions about the FrSky Taranis X9D Plus:

1. Does this support at least 4 PWM channels for a quad?

2. What are some good receivers that could be used with this radio and have telemetry?

Many thanks for any advice. Dave


Daedalus66
Posts: 1838
Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2011 8:22 pm
Country: -
Location: Ottawa

Receiver Transmitter Advice for Newbie

Post by Daedalus66 » Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:12 am

1. The transmitter can handle up to 16 channels (or more).
2. FrSky makes a wide variety of receivers, including the XSR, X4R, X6R, and X8R, all of which provide telemetry.
The motors on a quad are not controlled directly via PWM from the receiver, but by a flight controller. Normally, six or more channels are fed into the FC, which in turn controls the motors and stabilizes the aircraft.
https://www.frsky-rc.com/product/taranis-x9d-plus-2/
https://www.frsky-rc.com/product/x6r/
https://www.frsky-rc.com/product/xsr/

Post Reply

Return to “Hardware”